Diane P. Burka

Phone: 301-948-1177
Fax: 301-948-4334

Diane P. Burka joined Gavett, Datt & Barish, P.C. in 2006. She represents both businesses and individuals in various types of commercial transactions.

Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Burka worked for over ten years as Vice President and In-House Division Counsel for a nation-wide finance company and equipment lessor. She began her legal career in private practice where she represented both corporate and individual clients in the areas of commercial law, commercial transactions, secured transactions creditors' rights, employment matters and real estate transactions.

Practice Areas

  • Commercial Law
  • Secured Transactions
  • Real Estate Transactions

Bar Admissions

  • District of Columbia
  • Maryland
  • United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • District of Columbia Bar
  • Maryland State Bar Association


  • Gonzaga University School of Law, 1981
    Juris Doctorate, cum laude
  • University Of Maryland, 1978
    Bachelor of Science